News & Events

October 2, 2013

Adult ESL Class Exploring the Queen City

In one Adult ESL class at International House, students from eleven different countries and four different continents are learning together.  Learning English is not the only […]
September 30, 2013

International Visitor Leadership Program Group from Thailand signs Agreement During Visit

International Visitor Leadership Program Group from Thailand signs Agreement During Visit What started as a typical International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) visit ended as an extraordinary […]
September 30, 2013

Getting to know the “Girl Next Door”

Nina Davuluri, recently crowned the first Indian-American woman to win the Miss America Pageant, was interviewed by the Wall Street Journal about her experience. Davuluri spoke […]
June 13, 2013

I Have a Dream: Meet Julio

{Photo Source} Family trauma made Julio’s* teenage years chaotic, but as a young adult he realized that he could be successful and that U.S. citizenship would […]
June 3, 2013

Volunteer Spotlight: Micky Fukasawa

Volunteers continue to play an integral part in International House’s success, and one volunteer in particular has stood out over the years, Micky Fukasawa.  Micky has […]
June 3, 2013

Charlotte: A New Immigrant Gateway

By: Denise Long, Executive Director Ronnie Bryant, Director of the Charlotte Regional Partnership said it well: “We are an evolving southern city.”  For over 200 years, […]
April 30, 2013

Meet A Legislative Fellow: Prih Memon

International House has had the pleasure of hosting special visitors from Pakistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Nepal through the Legislative Fellows Program, a program that brings emerging leaders […]
April 30, 2013

Boston Bombings and Immigration Reform

{Photo Source} By: Denise Long, Executive Director We were all shocked and saddened by the recent Boston Marathon bombings on April 15th. Like many of you, […]
April 25, 2013

Free Event: Bosnia and Herzegovina – The Past, the Present, and the Future

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